matplotlib issue: cannot auto-scale X axis of plop properly

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Fri Feb 20 16:59:52 CET 2009

On 2009-02-19 19:22, Nash, Brent R wrote:
> Hey everyone,
> I'm fairly new to matplotlib, but have read through tons of the
> documentation today and have a decent understanding of it. All the
> auto-scaling, xlim, and x_bound stuff works fine for me with the
> examples, but as soon as I try to use it on my data, it's not working
> for me. I've attached a demo script, 2 input files of data, and a PNG
> showing the resulting chart I get. The numbers on my Y-axis range from
> 7656 to 59928 (a difference of 52272) and the numbers on my X-axis range
> from 1.22896144017e+12 to 1.22896155012e+12 (a difference of 109950).

You will probably get better help on the matplotlib mailing list:

Robert Kern

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